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February 2020 Newsletter - 1/31/2020 -

Welcome to River Oaks Gazette:

River Oaks Royalty:


Valentine's Day: You are invited to attend our Celebration on Friday February 14th at 9am. We will honor our Valentine King Mr. Richard P. & Queen Mrs. Gladys D.

Mardi Gras: You are invited to attend our Mardi Gras Celebration on February 15th with Mardi Carencro Float Krewe of Krowe (Smooth Operator) lots of beads, music etc. The fun will continue on Monday February 24th at 9am, We will honor our King Roger S. & Queen Mrs. Mildred G. We will continue on Fat Tuesday Mardi Day on Jefferson Street from 8am to 3pm.  On February 28th Truman School will join us with a Mardi Gras Parade in the parking lot from 9:00 to 10:30. Weather Permits:

*********Reminder: When you request any type of beauty salon services please make sure your loved one have funds in their account.  No Services will be performed unless the correct funds are in their Account. Shampoo and Set - $15, Hair Cut - $13, Perm - $35   plus hair cut - $48,   Color - $35   plus hair cut - $48. Thank you for Understanding!!!!!

 ********River Oaks will hold their next Homemade BBQ Hamburger Sale April - 2020 from 10am to 12:30pm. The meal consist of a burger, chips and a soda for a donation of $6.00. Any questions please call Priscilla or Kiera. Thank you for your generous support!!!!!


Families it is extremely important that you go to loved ones nurse to sign them out on pass, once you returned back to the facility again please go back to the nurse to sign them back into the facility.

******Attention Families: We are accepting nominations for Employee of the Month. If you have a staff that you would like to nominate. We encourage you to voice your opinion in writing on why you would nominate that person. We valued all inputs that you may have regarding that person. All comments will be viewed and finalized by the Administrator. 

  *****Resident of the Month:

Mr. James A.

Resident Birthday Party is celebrated the 1st Tuesday of every month @ 2pm. Music provided by Karaoka w/ Gail & friends. Please inform the Activity Department if you would like to donate a birthday cake for your loved one party. Thanks!!

*****Resident Birthdays: 

Judith H. 02-01, James A. 02-04, Emilie O. 02-08, Roger S. 02-09, Genuino S. 02-09, Eunice S. 02-13, Eva Brous. 02-18, Mary R. 02-19, Juanita S. 02-19, Mildred Gu. 02-25, Shirley B. 02-28, Anne J. 02-28

*****Employee Birthdays:

Lois G. 02-11, Debra B. 02-11, Shawanna D. 02-12, RaSheika J. 02-24, Karen M. 02-29


They are not to be taken out of the facility by any Family Member, Friends or Staff.

****River Oaks Welcomes Our New Admits:

Mrs. Olivia W., Mr. Ansley S., Mrs. Beryl D., Mrs. Edna T., Mrs. Jane B.

****Laundry: We continue to remind everyone to always bring all items to Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor to be labeled and documented on the inventory form BEFORE placing them in your loved ones room to prevent any loss items or clothes. THE FACILITY WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST OR MISSING CLOTHES THAT HAS NOT BEED LABELED OR DOCUMENTED ON THE INVENTORY FORM.  We continue to have unidentified clothes and certain items. All unidentified clothes will be placed on a table in the living area the 1st Monday of every month for 1 week, any unidentified leftover clothes will be discarded the 2nd Monday of the Month. Please check residentís closet routinely for clothes that no longer fits. Please removed these items and let the nurse or Karen, SSD  know of any clothes being removed from closet. We need the closets to be clutter free. When families wash residentís laundry, the facility will do the laundry if: 1. Causes an order 2. Resident run out of clothes 3. Build up exceeds laundry basket. If you bring clothes on the weekend or holidays please place them in a bag with their name and room number on it and give it to the nurse. The clothes will be labeled and handed out on Monday by Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor. This includes blankets, shoes, tvís etc. Any questions please feel free to contact Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor at 337-233-7115. 

****Updated email and mailing address:

Please notified facility if your email address or home address changes in order to continue receiving the monthly newsletter and calendar. If you have provided us with an email or address and are not receiving the newsletter please contact us to resolve this issue. Just a reminded our website has the newsletter and calendar available for viewing ( Any questions please call Priscilla or Karen M. at 337-233-7115


****All Resident's Medical Records are

reviewed every 3 months in a meeting

called "Staffing". In this meeting we

discuss the resident's needs, plan of

care, changes that they may be exp

eriencing, etc. We encourage family

members to attend staffing in order to

review their plan completely with all

possible input. If you have any

questions, please contact Edwina

F. or Jennifer M., both MDS

Coordinator at 337-233-7115. We look

forward to seeing you.

*****February 2020 Staffing Meeting starts @ 10am

Feb. 17th: Gerald A., Velma B., Joseph S., Roger S., Judith H., Eunice S., Charles B.

Feb. 24th: Norline A., Dalton C., Mary S., Dorothy C., Mable T., Donald W.

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